Due Date: September 23, 2019

Applications are welcomed for the APRU– NYT Asia-Pacific Trainee Case Competitors 2019 Compose an 800- word policy quick to a leader in your economy (federal government, philanthropy, organisation, NGO, and so on) going over the risks to health from air contamination. What are the services you promote? What are the resources essential? What are the manner ins which this option will make an effect?

Death credited to family and ambient air contamination in the Asia-Pacific is greater than in the remainder of the world, at 130 deaths per 100,000 population.

Utilizing resources from The New york city Times and beyond, explain the manner ins which air contamination threatens a healthy economy and promote a service that would advance the 3rd United Nations Sustainable Advancement Objective (SDG), focused specifically on health: “Guarantee healthy lives and promote wellness for all at all ages.”

SDG 3 requires remarkable and motivating accomplishments, consisting of ending the upsurges of transmittable illness, avoiding early death, decreasing maternal and infant death, and attaining universal health protection, all of which will need substantially higher financial investments in international health. The SDGs have the prospective to catalyze more changes in international health and there are limitless techniques to accomplish outcomes.


  • Winning entry will be released in The New york city Times International, Asia Pacific edition
  • Winner will get the New york city Times-APRU prize
  • Work to be showcased throughout different APRU platforms, consisting of, occasions, publications, and site
  • New york city Times presents
  • 4-week digital membership to The New york city Times for all individuals


  • Individuals should be consisted of presently registered Asia-Pacific college student, since November 30, 2019
  • Submissions are welcomed from undergraduate and postgraduate trainees throughout all disciplines
  • Groups might include people or groups of approximately 3 trainees
  • Trainees do not require to be registered at the very same university to finish a group submission
  • Trainees from all universities throughout the Asia-Pacific area are qualified to send a case for the competitors

Evaluating Requirements

  • Precision of the truths and information provided to support arguments
  • Significance of theories, principles, external information or research study used to support arguments
  • Clearness of discussion and the company of concepts, reasoning, and suggestions
  • Creativity of conclusions, suggestions and services proposed

Submission Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 referrals, among which should be drawn from The New york city Times. They motivate trainees to utilize their university libraries for referrals that add to the conversation of their option
  • Length: Optimum 800 words. Marks will be subtracted for entries longer than 800 words
  • Conserve file name in the following format:
  • Consist of the names of each employee, university association, university ID number, and e-mail address
  • Please consist of images, illustrations and charts within the file along with any accessories


Work to be sent as a Word file (. doc,. docx) or PDF file to [email protected]

To find out more, see Asia-Pacific Trainee Case Competitors

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